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photo and album design by Kris Kesiak

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Catriona’s harp scores are being made available to buy and download!

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New tune! And a tour comming up in early 2018.27/1 Glasgow, Celtic Connections, The Drygate Club, late…  31/1 Västerås, Konserthuset, Lilla Salen 19:00    1/2   Borlänge, Wasabryggeriet 19:00    2/2   Siljansnäs, Sockenstugan 19:00   3/2   Krylbo, Bäsinge, Humlebackens Kulturhus 15:00   4/2   Uppsala, Hågaby, Kulturoasen 14:00    6/2   Järna,Brogärdet, 19:00   7/2   Järvsö, Stallet, Stenegård, 19:00    8/2   Ockelbo, Wij Trädgårdar, 19:00     9/2   Torsåker, Bergs Kvarnkafé, 19:30   10/2 Forsa, Backa Bygdegård, 19:00

‘Louise’s Waltz’ composed by Catriona in the beautiful surroundings of a cottage in Cellardyke in the East Neuk of Fife, Scotland.

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Recorded by Catriona McKay © Catriona McKay 2015

Short clip from ‘Isflak'  (composed by Catriona McKay & Chris Stout) with the  Moscow City Symphony – Russian Philharmonic and Boris Berezovsky. Moscow, November 2014

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Catriona was awarded Intrumentalist of the Year 2014 at the Scots Trad Music Awards. 

SEAVAIGERS (2014)  cd now available to buy from CODA MUSIC

SEAVAIGERS: Chris Stout | Catriona McKay | Scottish Ensemble | Sally Beamish

The story of Sally Beamish's 'Seavaigers' featuring fiddler Chris Stout, harper Catriona McKay and the Scottish Ensemble.

The double concerto for Shetland fiddle and Scottish harp tells the story of a vivid sea journey from Dundee to Shetland and atmospherically depicts the birds, dolphins, fears and adventures of a spectacular North Sea voyage.
Upcoming performances: 

Nov 26th Nov Gala Concert with the Moscow City Symphony – Russian Philharmonic



“a triumph of brilliant musicality, joyous expression, daring harmonic shifts and moving melodicism” 

Glasgow Herald, Jan 2014  

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Begley McKay Stout

BEGLEY MCKAY STOUT (2014) 'This is music of the moment: bristling with the excitement of newly minted camaraderie and bolting towards the door for the wide open spaces it craves. And yet, there’s a finesse to the collection’. Irish Times 2014 read the whole review


© Catriona McKay 2015